Description

Salary: $10 - $12 / hour
Job Description: Position Summary
Guadalupe School is composed of innovative, dynamic, and professional faculty members. The Toddler Beginnings Paraprofessional is a faculty member whose main priority is assisting the Toddler Beginnings classroom teacher and instructing students based on Utah’s Early Childhood Core Standards, Infant, Toddler and Preschool Essential Skills, developmentally appropriate curriculum, and requirements of Guadalupe School’s mission, goal, and objectives. Toddler Beginnings Paraprofessionals are part of the larger Guadalupe School agency, and therefore are expected to follow the requirements of Guadalupe School’s mission, goal, and objectives when interacting with students, parents, staff, and the community.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
- Work cooperatively with the classroom teachers to implement a developmentally appropriate curriculum for the students.
- Work in a team setting with all Guadalupe School staff to maintain a positive daily routine in the classroom, cafeteria, on field trips, and on the playground (maintains effective working relationships and environment).
- Assist students in achieving their individualized learning goals and objectives (demonstrates knowledge of student needs).
- Support and enhance the work of Guadalupe School’s mission (actively participates in Professional Growth and Development).
- Demonstrate professional practices and responsibilities (job knowledge and competence).
- Demonstrate Exemplary Personal Characteristics (Understands Organizational requirements).

Minimum Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities)
- Personal ability to be sensitive, non-judgmental, and caring toward adults and children.
- Ability to communicate effectively orally and in written form with adults and children.
- Ability to work independently and in a team setting and to organize time effectively and productively.
- Ability to operate basic office and classroom equipment (computer, printer, projector, SmartBoard, copier, phone, etc.).
- Willingness to learn and stay knowledgeable in current educational practices. Attend ongoing in-service training and professional development.
- Ability to problem-solve issues individually and in a group.
- Hold a CDA or earn one by end of May of the first year of employment.
Location: 1385 N 1200 W, SLC 84116
Status: Part Time

Information

How to Apply: Interested applicants please send resume, cover letter and 3 references to Elsa Borell elsa.borell@guadschool.org
Closing Date: 10/15/2017
Your Website: Visit organizational website.